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Prototype Access System

Greater London House – Redecorations

CAN was approached to look at means of carrying out re-decoration of the facades of the building.  This former Carreras cigarette factory...

Bespoke access and containment system on Hungerford Bridge, London

Hungerford Bridge – Pier Repairs

Having identified that stitch repairs were required to the cast iron piers, Network Rail required a safe system of work devising. ...

Hagley Railway Cutting - Rock Face Stabilisation

Hagley Railway Cutting – Rock Face Stabilisation

The rock face of this narrow rail cutting required extensive stabilisation including de-vegetation, scaling and strengthening works to be carried out. The face...

Boston Boatyard Development - Quarry Face Stabilisation

Boston Boatyard Development – Quarry Face Stabilisation

With the walls of this old quarry forming the backdrop to what will be the back gardens of a new housing...

Lyme Regis – Coastal Slope Stabilisation

Lyme Regis – Coastal Slope Stabilisation

The project asked for the coastal slope stabilisation of a 900m long slope below which a new sea wall was being...

Jersey - Rock Anchoring and Cliff Stabilisation

Jersey – Rock Anchoring and Cliff Stabilisation

CAN acted as Principal Contractor on this major project to stabilise an old quarry prior to redevelopment and the adjacent unstable cliffs...

Beaminster Tunnel - Stabilisation Works

Beaminster Tunnel – Stabilisation Works

Soil slipped from an unstable slope above Beaminster tunnel portal in July 2012, tragically killing two people.  The client was under...

Coldrenick Viaduct – Pier Strengthening

Coldrenick Viaduct – Pier Strengthening

The pier strengthening project required the removal of 38 defective existing steel collars, comprising heavy section steel channels and tie bars. ...

Milverton Railway Viaduct – Masonry Repairs

Milverton Railway Viaduct – Masonry Repairs

CAN was invited to carry out repairs to a masonry railway viaduct running over a watercourse. The works required consisted of; inspection,...

Flintshire Bridge – Principal Inspection

Flintshire Bridge – Principal Inspection

The project required the undertaking of a principal inspection of Flintshire Bridge, a 1km long 20-span cable-stayed road bridge, including a...